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Olympia Washington Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Olympia Washington metro area was $65,783 in 2016, the latest figures available. Olympia median household income is $1,323 lower than the median Washington household income and $8,166 greater than the US median household income. 2017 metro income data (including Olympia median household income) will be released in September of 2018. Median family and per capita income for Olympia are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Olympia Washington

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $57,617 +2.01% +7.02%
Washington $67,106 +3.34% +11.51%
Olympia $65,783 +4.55% +6.79%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Olympia is $65,783. Real median household income peaked in 2008 at $69,679 and is now $3,896 (5.59%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Olympia, Washington, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2016 $57,617 $67,106 $65,783
2015 $56,480 $64,939 $62,922
2014 $54,398 $62,213 $62,460
2013 $53,838 $60,181 $61,603
2012 $53,701 $60,184 $60,881
2011 $53,879 $60,635 $64,077
2010 $55,093 $61,241 $67,163
2009 $56,180 $63,257 $65,487
2008 $58,000 $64,743 $69,679
2007 $58,736 $64,351 $66,877
2006 $57,677 $62,595 $63,014
2005 $56,832 $60,543 $59,091

Olympia Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Olympia was $78,748 in 2016. Compared to the median Washington family income, Olympia median family income is $2,486 lower. As with the median household income data, 2017 family income data for Olympia will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Median Family Income for Olympia Washington

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $71,062 +2.81% +7.71%
Washington $81,234 +4.25% +10.46%
Olympia $78,748 +5.50% +6.51%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Olympia is $78,748. Real median family income peaked in 2008 at $81,519 and is now $2,771 (3.40%) lower. From a post peak low of $71,038 in 2012, real median family income for Olympia has now grown by $7,710 (10.85%).

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Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2016 $71,062 $81,234 $78,748
2015 $69,122 $77,926 $74,646
2014 $66,820 $75,218 $74,972
2013 $65,977 $73,541 $73,932
2012 $65,363 $73,109 $71,038
2011 $65,564 $73,217 $76,138
2010 $66,721 $74,117 $80,102
2009 $68,329 $76,471 $79,554
2008 $70,638 $78,589 $81,519
2007 $70,813 $77,144 $77,255
2006 $69,670 $75,835 $74,464
2005 $68,618 $73,835 $74,024

Olympia Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Olympia was $31,582 in 2016. Compared to the median Washington per capita income, Olympia median per capita income is $3,702 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2017 per capita income data for Olympia will be released in September of 2018.

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Real Per Capita Income for Olympia Washington

2016 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $31,128 +2.54% +7.19%
Washington $35,284 +4.05% +11.64%
Olympia $31,582 +3.78% +7.81%

Trends in Olympia, WA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Olympia is $31,582. Real per capita income peaked in 2005 at $33,361 and is now $1,779 (5.33%) lower. From a post peak low of $29,293 in 2013, real per capita income for Olympia has now grown by $2,289 (7.81%).

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Historical Real Per Capita Income for Olympia

Date US Washington Olympia
2016 $31,128 $35,284 $31,582
2015 $30,358 $33,909 $30,431
2014 $29,288 $32,281 $30,861
2013 $29,041 $31,604 $29,293
2012 $28,558 $31,215 $29,793
2011 $28,494 $31,236 $29,637
2010 $28,687 $31,224 $31,115
2009 $29,542 $32,270 $31,915
2008 $30,755 $33,679 $33,193
2007 $30,894 $33,601 $33,271
2006 $30,078 $32,553 $31,697
2005 $30,768 $32,768 $33,361